Replacing a Distressed Dental Filling

A dental filling is often used to repair a single surface cavity, minor chip, or other defects that affect a tooth’s enamel layer. They are commonly created from durable dental substances like gold, porcelain, metallic amalgam, and composite resin. Once it has been bonded to the surrounding tooth enamel the dental filling will effectively restore the function and structural integrity... read more »

Choose a Dental Filling for Your Tooth

Does one of your teeth have a cavity (decay)? A dental filling in Franklin, Wisconsin, may be just what you need. Dr. Ross and Dr. Chmiel will remove the tooth decay and fill the area with the dental filling material. This can restore the strength and function of the tooth. Dental filling material can also be used to repair a... read more »

A Basic Filling Can Often Be Used to Repair a Cavity or Small Area of Tooth Decay

A cavity is a term used to describe a small-to-medium-sized area of tooth decay. It forms when the pervasive bacteria in your mouth work to exploit weakened tooth enamel. While most cavities are a result of an ineffective or inconsistent oral hygiene routine, they can also result from insufficient fluoride exposure in your average day. Most small and medium cavities... read more »